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The Works Of M. P. Shiel

A. Reynolds Morse

The Works Of M. P. Shiel

A Study In Bibliography

by A. Reynolds Morse

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9358335M
ISBN 101432577735
ISBN 109781432577735

M. P. Shiel: The Lord of Language, Web site with a brief biography, a bibliography, genealogical information, and more; Works by M. P. Shiel at Project Gutenberg; Works by M. P. Shiel at LibriVox (public domain audiobooks) E-texts of Shiel works; The Purple Cloud, article by Michael Dirda "L'Abri", article by Malcolm M. Ferguson. His best known works are The Purple Cloud and Lord of the Sea. M.P. Shiel died Febru in Chichester, England. Shiel was a pioneer in science fiction, detection and short stories. His distinctive style is fast paced and filled with vivid images, but above all else, Shiel tells a good story.

The Yellow Danger The principal cause of fear had been what had looked nu commonly like a conspiracy of the three great Continental Powers to oust England from. The first great science fiction novel of the twentieth century—now available from Penguin Classics Strange, macabre, and, fantastical, M. P. Shiel's The Purple Cloud is a landmark work that heralded the genre of apocalyptic tells the grandly bleak story of Adam Jeffson—the first man to reach the North Pole and the last man left alive on earth.

Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography Bleiler (), p. Reginald Morse, The Works of M. P. Shiel Updated (), pp. Cloth lightly dust soiled on rear cover, endpapers a bit darkened, a bright, about near fine copy. A very attractive copy of a book seldom found in nice. Hardcover. Memorial ed. Very good. Hardcover Memorial Edition. Lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners, foredges lightly soiled. No. 31 of copies, Inscribed by author. There is another inscription, not by the author, on the front endpaper. Item #


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Shiel Updated (), p. Slight spine lean (less than usual for this book), spine panel a bit faded, just a touch of light dust soiling to cloth, mostly along fore-edge of front cover where it largely blends in with the Sun's rays, a bright, nearly fine.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Added t.p.: The works of M.P. Shiel: "The Shielography updated," volume II. Description: volumes. Shiel, M[atthew] P[hipps].

[THE WORKS OF M. SHIEL. Volume One.] THE EMPRESS OF THE EARTH ; THE PURPLE CLOUD ; "SOME SHORT STORIES" OFFPRINTS OF THE ORIGINAL EDITIONS. Cleveland, Ohio: Privately published for the Reynolds Morse Foundation, Large octavo, cloth. First Edition: First Edition.

M.P. Shiel Book Reviews, Read M.P. Shiel eBooks Online to Save Paper. In this long list, you can find works in different literary forms, not just in English but in many other languages of the world, composed by a diverse and interesting array of authors.

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Shiel remains at this site, in memorial John D. Squires. Shiel - 56 works Add another. Most Editions | First Published | Most Recent. Showing all works by author. Would you like to see only ebooks. 1 2 3 Next > The Purple Cloud by M Accessible book, Fiction, Fiction - Horror, Horror.

I grew to consider the ravaging life that glared and blazed in his sunken eye as too volcanic, demonic, to be canny: the mystery, I decided at last--if mystery there were--was too deep, too dark, for him.

Hence perhaps it was, that I now absented myself more and more from him in the adjoining room in which I slept. There one day I sat reading over the latest list of horrors, when I heard a. (Works of M.

P. Shiel: the Shielography Updated, Vol II, p ) Particularly in light of the otherwise inexplicable statement in the final chapter of The Dragon that, as to novels “you get not one out of me for ten years” it would be fairer to say that Shiel had failed as a commercial writer bywell before the criminal offence.Matthew Phipps Shiel was a prolific British writer of West Indian descent.

His legal surname remained "Shiell" though he adopted the shorter version as a de facto pen name. He is remembered mostly for supernatural and scientific romances/5(4).Reginald Morse, The Works of M.

P. Shiel Updated (), p. Neat early owner's signature dated on front free endpaper. Some foxing and tanning to endpapers, some mild foxing to text block, mostly page edges, just a bit of tanning to spine panel.

Overall, a quite superior copy of a very scarce book seldom found in nice condition.